From The Art and Popular Culture Encyclopedia
Errol Brown MBE (born Lester Errol Brown, 12 November 1948, Kingston, Jamaica) is a singer and songwriter, best known as the frontman of Hot Chocolate. He has British citizenship by marriage to Ginette and they live in The Bahamas. Hot Chocolate's hits included "You Sexy Thing", "So You Win Again" and "Brother Louie".
In 2003 Brown was appointed a Member of the Order of the British Empire for services to popular music for the United Kingdom. In 2004 he received an Ivor Novello Award for outstanding contributions to British music.